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Watch, search, record, and more. You never have to be without the entertainment you can?t live without. With the DIRECTV app on your phone, your favorite movies and shows are all right there in your pocket, ready to entertain whenever the mood strikes you.

  1. ACCESS DIRECTV: From the home screen, select the Play Store app. Search for and select the DIRECTV app, then select INSTALL.
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  2. Select OPEN. Enter your Login information, then select Sign In.
    Note: Upon first access, you must read and review the End User Acknowledgement. Select I AGREE to continue. You will then receive permission prompts. Select ALLOW to continue. Upon first access, you will be presented with a tutorial. Select Continue to proceed. If you do not have a DIRECTV account, you will need to create a new account. Select Create one.
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  3. WATCH LIVE TELEVISION: Select Watch on Phone, then select Watch Live TV or the desired show.
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  4. USE DTV QUICK REMOTE: Select Browse for TV, then select the Remote icon.
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  5. BROWSE & RECORD PROGRAMS TO DVR: Select Record to DVR. You can also browse through programs on your phone by Channel or Date/Time by selecting the corresponding options.

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  6. SEARCH FOR A SHOW OR MOVIE: Select the Search bar, then enter the desired show or movie. Select the desired search result.
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  7. EDIT SETTINGS: Select the Menu icon, then select Settings & Help.
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